Church Tech: When to Plan

Planning is key

In church tech it seems like we are constantly planning. Planning the next event, the next training session, and holidays 6 months from now. We know we need to plan and plan better. Sometimes we plan well. Other times we plan uh…less well (if at all—admit it). The question remains.

When should we plan?

The answer is quite simple.

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5 Weird, But Easy Tips for Faster Wifi [Video]


Wifi signals are made of radio waves that have a shorter wavelength than AM radio and cell phones, but longer than satellite TV. How can I make my wifi faster? There are several things you can do to make your wifi faster without paying more, and they mostly have to do with the placement of […]

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Riddle Me This: Podcasting [Podcast #75]

CM Podcast Riddle Me This Episode

This week’s podcast is a bit of a mashup—but mostly focuses on general podcasting, a behinds the scenes look at ChurchMag, and one of our favorite features: The Social Media Pet Peeve! 😀 Enough jibber-jabber, on to the awesome:

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The State of Mobile Marketing [Infographic]

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Mobile devices are taking over the world. Maybe not literally, but I feel like many of us in the technology world for churches are not doing a great job of keeping up. Many churches now have a mobile responsive site. Good, welcome to 2012. But what about your images and videos you post on social […]

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Church Tech Snack Pack #092

CM Snack Pack 92

As we approach the 100th Church Tech Snack Pack, I’ve been thinking about how we might should mix things up a bit. Upon further review, I’ve seen there has been a natural progression and change—which is encouraging. Perhaps throwing in more alternative bits of snacks—other than links—is the way to go? Enjoy this week’s pack […]

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Gmail Tricks to Keep You On Track [Video]

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Are you a GMail user? Looking to be more effective with your time and clean up your inbox? I use the service daily either in browser or on my phone and know I am not doing the best I can with my process. Buzzfeed actually has a bunch of tips for you to do better […]

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The Pastor and the iPad: Shepherding [Series]

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[Note: This is part three in a series discussing practical, pastoral uses of an iPad. You might find it helpful to start with part one and/or part two.] “What’s the most difficult aspect of being a pastor?” The answer to that question truly depends on the minister, their personality and skills, along with the make-up […]

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